Outside Scholarships

The Financial Aid Office often receives information regarding scholarships not affiliated with UW-Superior that are available to students. Below is a list of scholarships and information on each.

GameAuthority acknowledges how important gaming is in the learning experience. As games have progressed in recent years so has its use across many industries, as well as in education.

Games and simulation programs are used in education from kindergarten all the way to post-graduate exams and career practice. We understand today, that people have different learning styles and we often benefit from strong visuals as well as building our muscle memory. Not only do games provide relaxation outside the classroom but they also promote incredible logical thinking skills, coordination skills, as well as an understanding of coding and digital practice - a skill that is going to become ever-prominently needed in the future.

Are you an undergraduate student that is using gaming or simulation programs to better your education in your studies? We’d love to hear how it’s advancing your learning experience and setting you up for success. If you think you can take on the challenge, please elaborate on your educational gaming experience in an essay! The student that best expresses their thoughts will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship.

Teachinguide would like to help and empower the online learning community. We recognize that there are a lot of talented and creative online instructors out there.

That is why Teachinguide is excited to contribute to students and aspiring online teacher with our first scholarship. The scholarship will be awarded to an undergraduate student who can demonstrate their vision towards online learning in a self-reflective essay.

For Your Application

Craft a 1,500 - 2,000 word essay which explores on of the following topics:

  1. What makes a great online teacher and can they be as effective as face to face teachers?
  2. How do you envision the role of online education in the future?
  3. Can online learning replace face to face learning?

The team at We Mount TVs specializes in helping the members of their communities have the best home entertainment experience. With locations all over the United States, we pride ourselves on being able to assist a number of regions with personalized services.

We have created this scholarship to highlight the importance of local businesses to communities in the future. We would love to hear from the next generation on how they support businesses in their regions and how they plan to use their education to help local businesses thrive.

Eligibility

  • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship.
  • Applicants are not required to have a minimum GPA.
  • Applicants are not required to have a specific Major.
  • Domestic, international, and undocumented students may apply.
  • Students attending online universities are welcome to apply.

MusicAuthority recognizes the positive impact that music can have on a student’s learning experience. Studies have shown how music can enhance learning- from improving memory performance to relieving anxiety, music can be a great component to aid a student’s college experience.

Expert Insurance Reviews offers our visitors a chance to take a closer look at their insurance options. We know that life changes like getting your license or buying a new house can be an exciting and stressful time in your life. We hope to make important insurance decisions easier and educate our visitors on the importance of taking the time to review their options.

To celebrate the exciting time of getting a drivers license and to bring awareness to driving safety, we have created an annual scholarship for young drivers. We are excited to hear from students regarding the importance of safety when you first get your license and how driving education can be improved.

Eligibility 

  • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship.
  • Applicants are not required to have a minimum GPA.
  • Applicants are not required to have a specific major.
  • Applicants must have their driver’s license or be learning to drive.
  • Domestic, international, and undocumented students may apply.
  • Students attending online universities are welcome to apply.

Gatekeeper is an AI-driven software platform, helping businesses gain maximum value from their contract and vendor relationships.

Gatekeeper uses AI and automation to help companies manage the large volume of work and data associated with their contracts. By automating processes, Gatekeeper helps businesses work more efficiently, while helping them maintain compliance and minimise costs and risks.

However, in a world of increasing automation there is growing uncertainty about its impact on employment and how the world of work will change.

This is why we want to hear from today’s brightest student minds about what they think the world of work will look like for them and what skills in particular will be important for their future.

At Gatekeeper, we want to understand what today’s students expect the future to look like and to help support learning with our scholarship.

The city of Fort Collins FortZed provides a testing space for innovative prototype technologies and ideas aimed toward more efficient and sustainable energy for the future. With innovation the heart of our operation, FortZed works towards pioneering a better future by transitioning to cleaner transportation fuels, reducing greenhouse gas emissions, managing energy usage, improving energy efficiency, and increasing the production and development of alternative, renewable energy. We encourage co-op developments, and work to connect private, public, and academic departments so that groups can combine their efforts to experiment with new renewable energy technology. We believe a stable, renewable energy source will result in the improvement of economic health, the attraction of leading companies and skilled workers to surrounding areas, more available job opportunities, and a cleaner, more secure energy future. It is our hope that the success of the Fort Collins FortZed program will lead to duplication of the model around the world.

We are thrilled and eager to offer a scholarship fund to an individual that can demonstrate informed creative thinking and problem solving applied to the development of a renewable energy technology.

The UE.co Community Scholarship was created to support innovators and leaders in the community. The scholarship provides $1000 to students promoting community improvement.

The Bonsai Finance Entrepreneur Scholarship celebrates the entrepreneurial spirit in high performing students. At Bonsai Finance, we believe the Entrepreneurial spirit is a mindset that embraces critical questioning, innovation, service, and continuous improvement. It’s an attitude and approach to thinking that actively seeks out change, rather than waiting to adapt to change. The scholarship provides a one-time payment of $2,500 for current or future education costs.

Applicants must:

  • Be a high school senior, high school graduate, or registered as undergraduate students at an accredited college or post high school vocational/technical institution.
  • Be a U.S. citizen.
  • Not have previously earned a bachelor’s degree from a college or university.
  • Possess a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0/4.0.

At Ownage Pranks, we’re passionate about bringing smiles and laughs to people’s hearts for over a decade! We’re honored to reward others who do the same.

We would love to contribute to an undergraduate student’s education with a scholarship and potential internet fame.

  • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled as a full-time student at an accredited college or university for the semester they are applying to receive the scholarship.
  • There is no minimum GPA requirement.
  • All domestic, international, and undocumented students are eligible to apply.
  • Please 3-5 minute comedic video which you feel showcases your comedic talent. The video could be improv, scripted skits, or comedic storytelling. Show us how you can make us or the people on camera laugh (it doesn’t have to be both but of course we welcome it)
  • Please provide proof of enrollment in an accredited college or university. A transcript, tuition receipt, or acceptance letter will be accepted.

College Student Award: $2,000 + free Huggable baby formula for 1 year

High School Student Award: $1,000 + free Huggable baby formula for 1 year

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must meet the requirements below. Please read the requirements carefully to ensure you meet eligibility before applying.

Must be a graduating high school senior in your final semester who has been accepted to university or must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at a 4-year, 2-year, vocational, or technical institution in the United States.

Must be a US citizen or permanent legal resident.

Must be a single mother, child of a single mother, or closely impacted by a single mother.

All fields of study and GPAs will be considered.

Health Wholeness was established to promote a healthy lifestyle through a scientific approach. We are offering a scholarship grant to any college student of any course who can write a sensible essay on our chosen topic.

We believe that students are the hope of our generation. Health Wholeness would like to help these soon-to-be leaders of our society in any way we can. This is why we are giving a scholarship grant to a deserving University student.

Applicants must write a 1, 000 – 1, 500-word essay which explores the topic:

Discuss the Advantages and Disadvantages of Getting Health Advice and Self-Diagnosis Online

In order to be eligible for this scholarship, a person MUST.

  • Intend to use this scholarship for studies at the junior, senior or graduate level at a college or university;
  • Attend or plan to attend an institution of higher learning that is located in Wisconsin or Minnesota (consideration will be given to other specialty programs);
  • Be preparing for a career in natural resources; and
  • Be majoring in public policy, law, political science, engineering, or any other field in which the student could prepare for a career in a profession that would further public understanding, appreciation and conservation of natural resources.

For the child, grandchild, or spouse of an employee or an employee of a TCA member or independent contractor affiliated with a TCA member with connections to the truckload industry to help reach their dreams.

Provides financial assistance to students who are caring for an adult relative while enrolled in college.

Awarded to talented students who have remarkable writing skill.

To help the educational efforts of students while raising awareness of mesothelioma, provide information about its prognosis, and the dangers of being exposed to asbestos.

To help student reduce their education costs.

For young entrepreneurs to have personal funds and reduce educational costs can to make progress in moving their business ideas forward.

Submit a business plan for your current or prospective business which includes a section outlining intellectual property strategy.

For high school and college students (18+) to write about their favorite ZipRecruiter feature.

For a student dealing with the importance of being a safe and educated driver. 

Intended for women age 30 and older who have decided to enroll in school to pursue their passions and open up more doors for themselves and others. 

For all students who are dabbling in entrepreneurship. 

For any student currently enrolled in any accredited college to help to support their college education. 

For students who are currently attending or planning to attend their first year of college or graduate school in the upcoming semester.

To support our nation's veterans, including a commitment to assist them in completing postsecondary education programs to help them return to, and succeed in, a competitive job market. 

First and foremost designed for students who are currently studying in IT/Tech, Engineering, Business (however not limited to).

 

For a student who has shown exceptional energy leadership, intelligence and an interest in advancing their energy studies by pursuing an energy-related career.

 

 

Write a 750-1500 word essay, which will be a page form your future auto-biography. This essay can be about a life experience that has happened or will happen in the future. 

For students who exemplify their potential to become the leaders of tomorrow through volunteerism, community involvement, future goals, as well as academic achievement.

 

For students who are currently attending or plan to attend their first year of college or graduate school in the upcoming fall semester.

 

For students who wish to detail their most common distracted driving habits, and to describe the concrete steps they will take to put an end to those habits.

For an undergraduate student to help them reach their goals.

 

For students pursuing degrees in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) disciplines.

Awarded to a student (undergrad or graduate) in a field that promotes achieving and maintaining a healthy weight — such as dietitian, nutritionist, bariatric nurse or surgeon, exercise physiologist or weight loss counselor.

 

For students who are currently in or plan to start their first year of college or graduate school.

 

For college or high school women who are striving to lead healthy lifestyles and is committed to maintaining personal wellness. 

 

For a student who has been a caregiver for a senior friend or relative.

In video format, respond to five questions about one's caregiving experience. 

For students who have suffered injuries due to an accident or who have been impacted personally by a loved one’s accident.

 

Applicants must be currently enrolled in law school or currently enrolled in their undergraduate with the intent to pursue law school post graduation. 

 

For a student who wishes to share their insight on the concept of success. 

Designed for a student whose writing displays a clear and unique voice with the potential to thrive in the competitive literary landscape.

 

For students pursuing a health-related degree program. Areas of study that will be considered include, but are not limited to, counseling, social work, emergency medicine, pre-med, nursing, psychology (with a focus on addiction counseling or a substance-abuse related field).

 

For students in the United States who write a blog post of at least 1,000 words on the topic, “How Companies Are Losing Money In Daily Operations."

Established to help support and inspire students to pursue further education in the fields of science, technology, and business.

 

For students who is an advocate of disability rights to ensure fair treatment and rights of individuals with disabilities across the globe. 

For a lucky, but hardworking student who has a knack for thoughtful design and an ability to create useful, functional, and aesthetically pleasing living spaces.

 

To give financial assistance to a student who has suffered through hardship and has continued with their education.

 

For students who transform opportunity into results. It rewards achievement in its many forms and honors those who create opportunity for both themselves and others.

 

Awarded to a high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate student who has demonstrated outstanding achievement, participation and leadership in school activities and work experience, and interest in pursuing a career in the health and fitness related fields.

For entering freshman to share how cancer impacted their life. 

For a student who can submit the most riveting and comprehensive 1000+ word essay on a given topic.

For postgraduate and undergraduate students with the passion of latest technology/gadgets. 

 

For an undergraduate student, enrolled in a 4-year program at a public or private college or university, majoring in either history or education. 

For a student who wishes to share what, "The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision," means to them. 

Use the prompt to craft a short essay or video social media post. 

For students to wish to provide insight on product reviews and recommendations in order to help consumers make intelligent decisions when purchasing products online. 

For an undergraduate student whose life has been affected by drunk driving.  

For students who wish to share their favorite room in their house and why or what they would save from their house and why. 

For students who are committed to a lifetime of healthy habits.

For students that are currently enrolled in colleges, universities or high schools. The student should not be employed. 

 

For a student to promote motocycle safety.

Create a form of social awareness that inspires other students to focus on Looking Twice for Motorcycle Safety. This can be a video, artwork, essay or anything that would engage other students to focus on safe driving.

For students who are struggling to pay their educational costs due to the loss of a parent or guardian.

Submit a video answering the following prompt: “Losing a parent or guardian unexpectedly can impact a child’s life forever. Based on your own experiences as well as outside sources, explain why life insurance is an important thing that parents should consider.”

 For students and teachers who want to foster creativity in students.

 

The applicant must intend to pursue a degree in law leading to bar eligibility and a license to practice law. 

 

For students to share why it is better to go to a high tech dental office.

For students studying in buisness, entrepreneurship, or graphic design related fields to share their greatest adventure: past, present, or future.

Submit an essay or a video.

To assist a motivated, driven student and future business leader.

Applicant has completed at least 1 semester of coursework in graphic or product design, branding or marketing and  demonstrated unique promise in logo design and developing visual identities. 

For students to provide creative solutions/ideas to many of the nation's most critical issues, real estate in particular, which can be used to help foster a robust United States housing market.

For an undergraduate student studying in the US and invested in helping climate change.


 

For students studying to become an early education teacher and can clearly demonstrate outstanding academic achievement and a commitment to the field of teaching. 

  • Empowered Future Teachers Scholarship
  • Building the Future Scholarship
  • From Classroom to Classroom Scholarship

Nominate a veteran to express appreciation to those who have fought to protect the United States of America and the liberties society enjoys every day. The nominee must be a veteran of the U.S. Armed Forces (Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines or Coast Guard.) Veterans may even nominate themselves. 

 

The Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation offers over 60 scholarships to students from across the region. 

For students who want to share a never to be forgotten type of story when a discount, an online or offline coupon, a price negotiation or in other words when you just didn't pay the full price, made a big difference as in maybe it saved your life or perhaps thanks to that deal you've met your soon-to-be best friend or life partner, etc.

For a deserving African-American student to accomplish educational goals and prepare them for future career aspirations.

Applicants must submit a video responding to the question, "Do you believe your college education will position you to become a positive influence in the black community and how?" 

For students in various health fields to work toward a future in which obesity and its related problems can be controlled.

For students interested in advanced engineering of aluminium structures using 3D printing technology.

 For students who want to share how they're managing their finances, using credit cards, what they're spending their money on, and what their biggest money concerns are.

For students who are actively involved in their communities, demonstrate academic competency and can explain the impact that their community involvement has had on the lives of others.

For graduating high school seniors and current undergraduates to help manage the costs of their college education and to implement healthy money habits throughout their lives.

 For a student interested in electronic design, engineering, and manufacturing in the global economy.

For a child of a veteran of the U.S. Armed Forces.

Applicants must be enrolled in post-secondary education in the upcoming semester, between the ages of 16 and 20, not a CARiD employee, and is not related to an employee of CARiD or its partners. 

Create a photo inspired by any aspect of the automotive industry. 

For either a current college student or an incoming freshman, for the purpose of helping them complete their education. 

 

For students to think critically about the right to trial by a jury, and other elements of the Amendment, and how it affects their lives. 

For outstanding students with a Bachelor of Science degree or currently enrolled in premed or other undergraduate science programs.

Whether you're a college-bound high school student or already attending a college or university, Army ROTC has scholarships available. Scholarships are awarded based on a student's merit and grades, not financial need.

The U.S. Army can help pay for your advanced medical degree with one of the most comprehensive scholarships available in the health care field. 

ACS sponsors scholarship programs for qualified applicants who want to enter the fields of chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering, chemical technology and teaching. The programs aim to encourage diversity among applicants and build awareness of the value and rewards associated with careers in science and technology.

For a student to assist with their tuition and helping them set themselves up for a promising and successful career. This scholarship will require that each applicant creates one piece of digital marketing material about Allvoi Wireless. 

For our future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. 

For a student who believes they have a future in law, a chance at furthering their education. 

For a determined and charitable student who participated in consistent volunteer work. 

 

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